Post Tagged with: "women in leadership"

Interviews

Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

Best-Selling Author & Fmr Planned Parenthood CEO Gloria Feldt On Women Taking The Lead

She has been called the “voice of experience” by People magazine, as well as other publishing accolades such as Glamour’s “Woman of the Year” and one of Vanity Fair’s “America’s […]

Girl on a Mission

‘Everyday Sexism’ Founder Laura Bates Talks Paid Family Leave, Women In Leadership & Sexual Assault

‘Everyday Sexism’ Founder Laura Bates Talks Paid Family Leave, Women In Leadership & Sexual Assault

If you aren’t familiar with Laura Bates, it’s about time. She is a British activist who started the Everyday Sexism project in 2012, an online platform where women share their […]

Working Women

Major New Study Claims Companies With Females In Leadership See More Financial Profits

Major New Study Claims Companies With Females In Leadership See More Financial Profits

The discussion over the need for more women in leadership positions just went up a notch with a new major study showing the increased presence of women in boardrooms brings […]

Politics

Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Women’s Rights Champion Bidhya Devi Bhandari Elected As Nepal’s 1st Female President

Just call her Madam President! In a historic move, Nepal has elected its first female president, Bidhya Devi Bhandari. She is known as a champion of women’s rights and minorities, […]

Working Women

Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

According to data from Oliver Wyman, a company that specializes in corporate management consulting, a survey of 150 of the world’s leading financial institutions found that only 13% of executive […]

Working Women

Leaning In: Why Women In Leadership Positions Are Proving To Be Good For Business

Leaning In: Why Women In Leadership Positions Are Proving To Be Good For Business

The cultural phenomenon ‘Lean In’, created by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, has enabled the topic of women in positions of leadership to be talked about a lot more and especially […]

Politics

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Says Female Empowerment Is The Key To Development

While we are waiting with baited breath to see if the United States will finally elect its first female president, it should be noted that we are well overdue because […]

Working Women

The Pentagon To Join The ‘Lean In’ Movement To Promote Women In Military Leadership

The Pentagon To Join The ‘Lean In’ Movement To Promote Women In Military Leadership

We love Sheryl Sandberg with all our hearts. As the Facebook COO and creator of the ‘Lean In’ movement to help women in the workforce grab opportunities to further their […]

Politics

How The 2016 Taiwanese Presidential Election Is Setting A Precedent For Women In Leadership

How The 2016 Taiwanese Presidential Election Is Setting A Precedent For Women In Leadership

This is history in the making! For the first time ever, the upcoming Taiwanese Presidential election will undoubtedly elect a female president in 2016. This is a certainty because the […]

Boys We Like, Working Women

The Case For Women In Leadership: Diversity, Inclusivity & Necessity

The Case For Women In Leadership: Diversity, Inclusivity & Necessity

One day we hope we can live in a world where the issue of “women in leadership” isn’t even relevant. That the concern about leadership qualities exist outside of gender […]

Causes, Sports

KPMG Literally Shatters Glass Ceilings In New Campaign Starring LPGA Champ Stacy Lewis

KPMG Literally Shatters Glass Ceilings In New Campaign Starring LPGA Champ Stacy Lewis

It seems like an odd combination, two golfing champions teaming up with a major corporation, but the common goal between both is what makes this partnership impressive: women in leadership. […]

Politics

Educating Girls Is The Key To Changing The World, Says Fmr Aust. PM Julia Gillard

Educating Girls Is The Key To Changing The World, Says Fmr Aust. PM Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard is a personal hero around these parts, and largely because our editor-in-chief Asha Dahya is from Australia, so we’re admitting the bias up front! But the former first […]

Working Women

10 Incredible Female Leaders That History Books Forgot, But We Refuse To!

10 Incredible Female Leaders That History Books Forgot, But We Refuse To!

Why do we only get to celebrate the history of women during one month of the year, you guys? The truth is we don’t. and lucky for you, sites like […]

Causes

Girl Scouts Launch Video Series Inspiring Girls To Pursue Leadership Positions

Girl Scouts Launch Video Series Inspiring Girls To Pursue Leadership Positions

How do you encourage the next generation of female leaders? By giving them representations of what a job in leadership looks like. That is what Girl Scouts of America is […]

Politics

Michaelle Jean Named The First Female Leader Of La Francophonie

Michaelle Jean Named The First Female Leader Of La Francophonie

Haitian-born Canadian woman Michaelle Jean has been named as the first female Secretary General of La Francophonie. If you’re unfamiliar with what La Francophonie is, don’t worry we’ll explain. But […]